Federation University Australia (FedUni) is a fully recognised and supported Australian Government university, and our graduates have rated us 5 stars for Teaching Quality seven years in a row*.
Our programs are regularly reviewed to ensure they have national and international relevance. The University's close links with major industries play an important role in the design and academic rigour
of programs which will greatly benefit new graduates.
Accessible teaching staff:
A personalised learning approach in a supportive environment allows our students to communicate easily with academic staff and other students. Our class sizes are also smaller than most metropolitan
institutions, meaning you can receive one-to-one assistance directly from your lecturer or tutor.
High quality resources:
Our teaching facilities and equipment meet the very highest standards to ensure graduates are well prepared for industry and research.
Diverse student population:
The student population at FedUni includes people from all over the world. This combination of Australian and international cultures will provide you with a positive and enriching on-campus experience.
A supportive environment:
The International Student Support team provide guidance and support through a number of programs and support options, including the Peer Support Program, social activities and information, and
A quality lifestyle:
Our main campuses, regionally located in Ballarat and Gippsland, provide a natural environment to undertake your study. No matter which campus you choose, the quality study environment and the opportunity
to experience regional living in Australia will provide a valuable international experience. There are also many recreational experiences nearby, such as beaches, mountains, national parks and cultural
activities, which all combine to provide a unique Australian study experience. The Ballarat and Gippsland campuses are 1.5 to 2 hours by car or train from Melbourne.
Summers in Victoria are warm to hot during the day, but usually cool down at night. The average daytime temperature in summer ranges around the mid 20 degrees Celsius but may reach 35 degrees Celsius or higher.
Spring and Autumn are usually mild and pleasant. Winter is cold and often wet. It may snow lightly once or twice a year. Daytime temperatures in Winter may be between 10 and 15 degrees Celsius, while at night
the temperature may be as low as zero degrees Celsius.
A genuine Australian experience:
You will have the opportunity to interact with a diverse range of people, establish friendships and develop a supportive base from which to understand Australian people, culture and history.
Quality, low cost living:
The cost of living in Ballarat and Churchill is much lower than in larger capital cities. Students will enjoy more affordable accommodation, living and entertainment costs in a quality environment that is ideal
for studying, learning and experiencing life in Australia. A wide range of accommodation options and support is provided to students looking to relocate to Ballarat or the Gippsland areas.
Pathways to study:
Don't quite meet the English Language Requirements for the degree you want to study? Our English and Academic Preparation (EAP) programs can help you improve your English skills and allow you to pursue your career goals.